Methodological Aspects of Information Management with Special Regard to Disease Registries and Hospital Care Statistics

  • K. Sauter
  • J. Hedderich
Conference paper
Part of the Health Systems Research book series (HEALTH)


In the past numerous information-related methods and computer-supported technical solutions have been proposed to improve systems of health services. A major common problem area is the user-adequate and efficient modelling and handling of complex information. This contribution is mainly concerned with the conceptual phase of system development stressing methodological aspects for the analysis and modelling of information and process patterns.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • K. Sauter
    • 1
  • J. Hedderich
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Medical Informatics and StatisticsUniversity Hospital KielKiel 1Germany

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